What’s the biggest fish ever caught on rod and reel?
His vessel often had a multi-season wait list for a chance to catch the giant sharks he’d dubbed “Monster Fish”. His largest monster, a 17-foot Great White Shark weighing 3,427 pounds, in some record books still remains the largest fish ever caught by rod and reel.
What is the biggest fish ever caught in a lake?
Record keepers confirmed that the 661-pound freshwater stingray caught on June 13, was indeed the largest freshwater fish in the world.
What is the biggest fish in the world that is not a shark?
The largest species is the beluga sturgeon (Huso huso) of the Caspian and Black seas, the only extant bony fish to rival the massiveness of the ocean sunfish.